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Add 35/2 and 5/63

1st number: 17 1/2, 2nd number: 5/63

35/2 + 5/63 is 2215/126.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 63 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 63 = 126,
    35/2 = 35 × 63/2 × 63 = 2205/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 2 = 126,
    5/63 = 5 × 2/63 × 2 = 10/126
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2205/126 + 10/126 = 2205 + 10/126 = 2215/126
  5. So, 35/2 + 5/63 = 2215/126
    In mixed form: 1773/126

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